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Former neighbor who supplied guns to California shooters arrested, will be charged

A former neighbor suspected of supplying guns to the married couple who massacred 14 people in San Bernardino, California, has been arrested, the Los Angeles Times reported on Thursday, citing federal authorities.

Will immigration tip Sheldon’s 2016 scale?

The stakes were high, and all eyes were on the two 44-year-old Senators, who are rising in the polls and garnering the most attention in the non-Trump coverage of the 2016 election cycle.

Is Trump Hitler?

New York Times columnist Roger Cohen wondered in print whether Donald Trump isn’t the second coming of “the bully from the beer halls.”

Adam Sandler: ‘I’m very pro-Israel’

Don’t get Adam Sandler started on Roger Waters. On today’s Howard Stern Show, the funny filmmaker went off on the Pink Floyd front man who...

SNEAK PEEK: Seinfeld’s apartment gets an open house in West Hollywood

It’s a Festivus miracle: a West Hollywood storefront on Melrose Avenue has been transformed into an exact replica of Jerry Seinfeld’s New York apartment from the sitcom “Seinfeld,” opening to the public Dec. 16.

Israel says Arab who served in its army joined Islamic State

An Israeli army veteran from the country\'s Arab minority has joined Islamic State insurgents in Syria, an Israeli security official said on Sunday, confirming a local media report.

Gay Marriage: The Mormon-Reform Divide

For my thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways, saith the Lord. For as the heavens are higher than the earth,...

Meeting Rivlin, Obama reaffirms ‘unbreakable bond’ with Israel

Israeli President Reuven Rivlin met with President Barack Obama in the Oval Office Wednesday afternoon, the first such meeting between the two.

President Donald J. Trump’s State of the Union Address or: ‘The Plot Against America II’

My Fellow Americans, Vice President Palin, distinguished members of Congress, and esteemed guests, I am deeply honored to offer this State of the Union address, my first since being elected your president in November 2016.

Jews against Trump

In ways direct and subtle, the Jews of America and the Jews of France, the Jews of the left and the Jews of the right, the Jews of the Reform movement and the Jews of the Orthodox movement, have sent Donald J. Trump a message: Feh.

Trump dismisses comparisons to Hitler

Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump on Tuesday brushed off recent comparisons to Adolf Hitler as he doubled down on his call to bar the entry of all foreign-born Muslims into the United States.

‘The Barkley Marathons’: Oh, how the many have fallen

Rat Jaw. Testicle Spectacle. Son of a Bitch Ditch. The Bad Thing.

The San Bernardino terrorists’ 6-month-old

Think about the day she finds out who her parents were.

Donald Trump urges ban on Muslims entering U.S.

Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump on Monday called for a ban on Muslims entering the United States in the most dramatic response by a candidate yet to last week\'s shooting spree by two Muslims who the FBI said were radicalized.

Menorah vandalized in New York City park

A large menorah was found vandalized on the Upper East Side of Manhattan.

What Is Chanukah?

Everyone loves Chanukah – the secular, the religious and, according to Rabbi Soloveitchik, even the communists. He cites an amusing episode in: The Everlasting Chanukah...

Slain ‘Messianic Jew’ argued Islam, Israel with San Bernardino shooter

Nicholas Thalasinos, the Messianic Jew killed in the shooting spree in San Bernardino, reportedly sparred with his alleged killer over Islam and Israel weeks before his death.

FBI investigating California massacre as ‘act of terrorism’

The FBI is investigating this week\'s massacre of 14 people by a married couple in California as an \"act of terrorism,\" officials said on Friday, noting that the female shooter had pledged allegiance to a leader of the militant group Islamic State.

A prayer of healing from tragedy

Our hearts are breaking, God, As our nation buries the innocent and the brave.

Nicholas Thalasinos, a ‘Messianic Jew,’ among 14 murdered in San Bernardino terror attack

Among the fatalities in the deadly attack on the social services center in San Bernardino Wednesday that left 14 people dead and 21 wounded is Nicholas Thalasinos, 52, a \"Messianic Jew\" who worked at the Inland Regional Center, a county facility that assists people with developmental disabilities, as an environmental health specialist.

San Bernardino was home to 100-year-old Jewish congregation [UPDATED]

Among those most deeply identified with San Bernardino, the city currently reeling from a deadly mass shooting that left 14 dead on Wednesday at the San Bernardino Inland Regional Center, is Rabbi Hillel Cohn, 77, currently rabbi emeritus of Congregation Emanu El. The synagogue operated in San Bernardino for more than 100 years before it relocated to nearby Redlands several years ago.

Iran made limited coordinated effort towards making nuclear bomb up to end of 2003, IAEA says

Iran made a coordinated, if limited, effort before the end of 2003 relevant to the making of nuclear weapons, the U.N. nuclear watchdog said in a confidential report seen by Reuters on Wednesday.

Israeli broadcaster says Palestinians bust West Bank bomber cell

Israel\'s national broadcaster on Tuesday said Palestinian authorities had prevented a bomb attack on Israeli troops in the West Bank, a report suggesting the strength of security ties despite public feuding over a two-month wave of unrest.

Zuckerberg commits 99 percent of shares to new ‘equality’ initiative

Mark Zuckerberg will put 99 percent of his Facebook Inc shares, currently worth about $45 billion, into a new philanthropy project focusing on human potential and equality, he and his wife said in a letter addressed to their newborn daughter.

Watch: The Rocky Hora Chanukah Song

The Shlomones! What else is there to say?

Rubio defends Paul Singer endorsement

Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio recently defended his right to accept financial support from Jewish billionaire Paul Singer in a meeting with Evangelical pastors in Iowa.

Sheldon Silver found guilty on all counts in corruption trial

Former Speaker of the New York State Assembly Sheldon Silver was found guilty on all counts by a jury on Monday.

Israel suspends EU role in peace process with Palestinians

Israel said on Sunday it was suspending contacts with European Union bodies involved in peace efforts with the Palestinians after the bloc started requiring the labeling of exports from Israeli settlements in the West Bank.

Planned Parenthood says Colorado shooter opposed abortion

Planned Parenthood said on Sunday that news reports that the gunman who attacked its Colorado health clinic had uttered \"no more baby parts\" during his arrest showed that the suspect was motivated by an anti-abortion agenda.

New Articles

Lebanese Information Minister Resigns Amid Unrest Following Beirut Disaster

The decision was made as a “response to the public will for change,” minister says • Hezbollah chief, Lebanese leaders hanged in effigy in Beirut protests.

Trump’s Germany Ambassador Pick Under Fire from Jewish Groups for Statements on Immigrants and Nazi History

The nomination of Douglas Macgregor, a decorated combat veteran who now frequently appears on Fox News, made headlines this week after CNN’s K File unearthed a long history of the retired colonel’s comments.

Israeli Cabinet Meeting Canceled Amid Ongoing State Budget Dispute

Likud Party: Blue and White is blocking a $2.5 billion economic aid program. Blue and White: Likud is refusing to honor the coalition agreement.

David Goldfein, Jewish US Air Force Chief, Is Stepping Down

Gen. David Goldfein, who for a time was in line to become the first Jewish chairman of the U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff, has retired as Air Force chief.

A Jewish Guide to Joe Biden’s VP Short List

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden is expected to name his running mate in the next two weeks, and while the list of contenders has changed constantly for months, most reports have now whittled the group of front-runners down to Kamala Harris, Elizabeth Warren, Susan Rice, Karen Bass, Tammy Duckworth and Keisha Lance Bottoms.

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